Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Health

In this section, find articles, tweet-chats, art-work, essays, myth busters among others on trans* and women’s health by Feminism in India.

unplanned pregnancy

What To Expect When You Are Not Expecting | #AbortionMeraHaq

Discovering you are pregnant when you were not expecting to get pregnant can be extremely stressful. Carrying the pregnancy to term or considering an abortion can be a highly emotional decision. Here is what you need to consider.
In Photos: The Many Journeys Of Pregnancy And Pain In India

In Photos: The Many Journeys Of Pregnancy And Pain In India

According to the National Family Health Survey IV, 2016(NFHS IV), 53 % of the respondent women in India were anaemic. This is the main reason why women like Sarita suffer so much pain during pregnancy.
अनसेफ रिलेशन से ज्यादा सेफ है अबॉर्शन

अनसेफ रिलेशन से ज्यादा सेफ है अबॉर्शन

मैं अबॉर्शन नहीं चाहती थी, लेकिन मैं बच्चे को एक बेहतर जीवन देने की स्थिति में नहीं थी। अबॉर्शन को दो साल बीतने को हैं और मुझे अपने इस फैसले के लिए एक पल के लिए भी पछतावा नहीं हुआ। क्योंकि एक असुरक्षित रिश्ते का कोई भविष्य नहीं होता।

Honeymoon Cystitis: Can Sex Cause Urinary Tract Infections?

around 80 percent of all pre-menopausal women with a UTI have had sex within the previous 24 hours. This condition called Honeymoon Cystitis or bladder infection because of frequent intercourse, is largely untouched when we think or talk about sex.
Medical Abortion 101: FAQs On Abortion Using Pills

Medical Abortion 101: FAQs On Abortion Using Pills

Medical abortion is the termination of pregnancy through the use of a drug or a combination of drugs.
The Anganwadi And ASHA Workers' Fight Against Malnutrition

The Anganwadi And ASHA Workers’ Fight Against Malnutrition

Anganwadi workers across the country have been protesting for higher pay but the government fails to realise their importance in eradicating malnutrition.
How To Support A Woman’s Right To Choose

How You Can Support A Woman’s Right To Choose

Supporting a woman exercising her right to choose is to be an ally and a compassionate person. What she requires is love and constant support.
नेपाल में प्रजनन स्वास्थ्य से जुड़ी युवाओं और किशोरों की अभिलाषाएं

नेपाल में प्रजनन स्वास्थ्य से जुड़ी युवाओं और किशोरों की अभिलाषाएं

नेपाल में किशोरों को अक्सर बेहद निर्धनता, शिक्षा के सीमित अवसर, सीमित स्वास्थ्य सेवाएं और बंधनकारी सामाजिक और यौन मान्यताओं का सामना करना पड़ता है|

In Conversation With Adhunika Prakash: The Founder Of Breastfeeding Support For Indian Mothers

Breastfeeding Support for Indian Mothers founded by Adhunika Prakash and the #FreedomToNurse initiative has gained a lot of attention on the online forums. What is it?
Fathema Ismail: A Crusader Against Polio | #IndianWomenInHistory

Fathema Ismail: A Crusader Against Polio | #IndianWomenInHistory

India wouldn't be polio free today without the firm and resolute will of Fathema Ismail, the woman who led the battle against polio.

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Ezhava And Proud – 23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

Ezhava And Proud—23 Years After Hiding My Caste From The World

I am writing this for the 8-year-old child feeling ashamed and for women like my mother who made her child understand the implications of belonging to an oppressed lower caste.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.

Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi As A Symbol Of Subaltern Defiance

In Draupadi, Devi presents a strong woman who despite being marginalised and exploited, transgresses conventional sexual and societal standards.